About EASO

The leading voice of obesity science, medicine, and community in Europe, representing scientists, health care professionals, physicians, public health experts and patients. Established in 1986, EASO is a federation of professional membership associations from 36 European countries.


EASO is an active Association with a wide network of experts throughout Europe.  EASO can provide a direct link between industry and leading researchers, clinicians and cutting edge obesity projects in the region.


The EASO secretariat is flexible and able to respond to stakeholders needs. It is a key partner in many European obesity projects and has direct access to Europe’s leading obesity experts.


Via its membership, EASO represents over 4000 individuals and over 15000 virtual members in Europe – many are leaders in obesity research and management, and experts in related fields.


EASO offers optimal exposure via its National Member Associations, the EASO website and EASO newsletters, through collaborations with Key Opinion Leaders, Early Career Network and via the annual ECO Congress.